Gardening: Growing Chinese Long Beans

Gardening: Growing Chinese Long Beans

Oh my gosh!  This is probably the funnest and coolest thing I’ve ever grown in my garden.  Chinese Long Beans, […]

Aug 28, 2011     42 Comments
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Recipe: Caprese Salad with Grilled Crostini

Recipe: Caprese Salad with Grilled Crostini

I love, love, LOVE caprese salad, especially on warm grilled crostini.  It’s complete heaven!  This is by far my favorite […]

Aug 24, 2011     No Comments
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Recipe: Italian Sushi Roll

Recipe: Italian Sushi Roll

This incredible concoction of flavors was inspired by the Moriawase dish I had at Ozeki Tokyo Cuisine in Kuala Lumpur, […]

Aug 20, 2011     4 Comments
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Fresh Garden Meal

Fresh Garden Meal

I love summer and the delicious garden bounty that it brings.  A week ago I had some friends over for […]

Aug 17, 2011     No Comments
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Camping:  Grandjean Idaho August 2011

Camping: Grandjean Idaho August 2011

Southern Idaho’s forest are not the lush, green forests I’m accustomed to, but I’m finding that they have a rustic […]

Aug 14, 2011     No Comments
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Gourmet Camping Recipe: Fried Rice and Sweet and Sour Brisket

Gourmet Camping Recipe: Fried Rice and Sweet and Sour Brisket

So this may not really be “gourmet”, but when covered in dirt and surrounded with nothing but trees and squirrels […]

Aug 14, 2011     No Comments
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Review:  Guang Zhou Boise

Review: Guang Zhou Boise

Packed into the odd little strip mall surrounding Edwards Theater 21 in Boise is Guang Zhou, an odd little Chinese […]

Aug 14, 2011     1 Comment
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Recipe:  Albacore, Green Bean, and Roasted Potato Salad

Recipe: Albacore, Green Bean, and Roasted Potato Salad

This delightfully crisp and fresh salad is so tasty, so healthy, so lite, and so perfect for a summer day […]

Aug 2, 2011     2 Comments
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Recipe:  Mom’s Rhubarb Crunch

Recipe: Mom’s Rhubarb Crunch

I grew up eating this delicious dessert.  It’s not overly fancy, but boy is it scrumptious.  My mom apparently got […]

Jul 30, 2011     1 Comment
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